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Park Spring Primary School

‘Achieving Together ● Inspired To Be Successful’


Key Stage 2 Teaching Assistant Role – Fixed Term (Term Time Only)

30 hours a week (8:40am-3:20pm Monday to Friday)

Scale A1/B2 point 2

An opportunity has arisen for a TA post within Park Spring Primary School and the successful candidate will be required to support with the delivery of high-quality learning in a safe and positive environment.

Park Spring Primary is a vibrant two-form entry primary school for children aged 4 to 11 years.

The school possesses an excellent reputation within the local and wider community. At Park Spring our Ethos is ‘Achieving Together – Inspired to be Successful’.

The successful candidate will be keen to work with children and staff and will give 100% to the school, they will be able to enjoy their work life, whilst leading and inspiring others. The role may involve supporting specific children with additional needs.

The successful candidate will:

  • Have previous experience in a similar role
  • Be committed to raising standards
  • Be able to motivate and inspire children
  • Be calm, patient, caring, understanding, positive and supportive
  • Have the ability to work effectively as part of a team
  • Have high expectations of the children in their care both in terms of achievement and behaviour
  • Be able to deliver engaging activities and organise resources effectively

We offer:

  • Dedicated and experienced staff who are committed to supporting staff new to school
  • Friendly, enthusiastic and well motivated children
  • High expectations of children’s achievements and behaviour
  • Opportunities for high quality and personalised continuous professional development

Closing Date: 12 noon, Friday 15th March 2024

Interviews will take place on: a date to be confirmed

You are welcome to have a tour of the school with one of our Senior Leaders. Please contact the school office on 0113 2552526 or email office@parkspringprimary.co.uk to arrange this.

Park Spring Primary is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. Shortlisted candidates will be subject to related online content checks, in line with Keeping Children Safe in Education 2023. All appointments are subject to an enhanced DBS check as well as successful completion of a probationary period.

A Job Description for the role can be found here.

A Person Specification for the role can be found here.

If you wish to apply for this role, you can access the application form here.

Completed applications should be submitted to dash@parkspringprimary.co.uk

Please note, we do not accept CVs.

If you would like to enquire about volunteering, work placements or Initial Teacher Training – please email our office team: office@parkspringprimary.co.uk